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Master of Music with Emphasis on Composition

 

Class
Description
Credits
MUSI 500 or 551
Performance Study
2
MUSI 520
Research in Music
2
MUSI 554
Analytical Techniques I
3
MUSI 555
Analytical Techniques II
3
MUSI 559
Composition
6
MUSI 593
Professional Project
2
Graduate  level courses
Music Technology
4
Graduate level courses
Music History
4
Graduate level electives
Music or Non-Music
4
Total Credits for Graduation
 
30
  1. Electives are chosen in consultation with the major advisor.
  2. Independent study may be substituted for required courses with the approval of the major advisor and the faculty member directing the study.
  3. At least 50% of the program must be at 500-600 level.
  4. In addition to the above graduate courses, three (3) credits of ensemble participation are required.
  5. A Comprehensive Oral Exam must be passed after the completion of the professional project.
  6. The professional project will present at least one work using music technology as a compositional tool.
  7. Consult the Graduate Catalog for additional graduation requirements and procedures.